TIGTA: IRS cyber response center needs some improvements

Tuesday - 4/3/2012, 8:03pm EDT

The cybersecurity response center at the IRS is mostly working, according to a new report from the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration.

However, in the report, Treasury Inspector General J. Russell George said that the Computer Security Incident Response Center isn't reporting every computer security incident as it's supposed to.

IRS officials said they're already implementing five of the six recommendations included in the TIGTA report.

Click here to read the report.

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